2 brothers robbed at gunpoint while grabbing dinner: 'We just wanted some chicken wings'

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PASADENA, Texas (KTRK) -- Two brothers trying to bask meal astatine a Pasadena Wingstop ended up leaving with overmuch little than nutrient aft getting robbed astatine gunpoint connected their mode backmost to their car.

"We conscionable wanted immoderate chickenhearted wings and we ended up getting a weapon pointed astatine us," said Emanuel Garcia.

Emanuel, who's from Baytown, and his brother, Joel, picked up wings astatine the edifice adjacent Spencer Highway Friday afternoon. The 2 expected to spell location with their meal aft a engaged day, but instead, thing that volition instrumentality with them everlastingly happened next.

Imagine conscionable trying to get chickenhearted wings but you extremity up with 3 guns pointed astatine you. That's what happened to 2 men successful Pasadena The victim's managed to drawback a representation of their car and present they are hoping their speedy enactment volition halt this from happening to anyone else. More @ 6:30 pic.twitter.com/US9UIgasbx

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"We went to the motortruck and past 2 guys came retired pointing guns saying, 'Give maine everything oregon I americium going to sprout you successful the head!'" Emanuel said. "Then the different feline went implicit to my brother."

While the equipped robbery happened successful the parking batch of a engaged portion mall, Emanuel said nary 1 stepped successful oregon got involved.

At first, Emanuel said helium wasn't consenting to manus implicit his wallet due to the fact that helium had conscionable deposited $1,500 successful currency for bills.

"[The fishy said,] 'I americium going to sprout you successful the caput if you don't springiness maine anything,'" Emanuel said. "I had a weapon pointed astatine my stomach, my head, and my leg."

Meanwhile, his member Joel was forced to basal determination portion Emanuel had 3 guns pointed astatine him. The suspects demanded Joel to manus implicit his wallet.

As the suspects threatened much violence, Joel reluctantly handed it over. They took disconnected with his wallet, societal information card, ID and immoderate jewelry.

Emanuel managed to drawback a representation of the motortruck they drove disconnected in. The achromatic Chevrolet Tahoe has a University of Houston sticker that reads "UH MOM" connected the bottommost near broadside of the backmost window. The SUV besides has taped-off licence plates and a dent successful the bumper.


The brothers anticipation idiosyncratic recognizes the car truthful that this doesn't hap to anyone else.

"It volition support radical harmless and I don't privation anyone getting hurt," Emanuel said.

ABC13 reached retired to the Pasadena Police Department, who is investigating the incident, for much details connected the suspects. Anyone with accusation is urged to interaction them.

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